Micromax Canvas Xpress 4G vs Xiaomi Redmi 2 Prime vs Yu Yuphoria: Specifications & Features Comparison

Micromax has introduced a new smartphone in its Canvas series, dubbed the Micromax Canvas Xpress 4G. The affordable phone supports 4G LTE connectivity and houses 2GB of RAM. Priced at Rs. 6,599, it will compete with the likes of  Xiaomi Redmi 2 Prime and Yu Yuphoria which are priced at Rs. 6,999 and share similar specifications.

If you are not able to decide which smartphone to buy, we will help you make an informed decision. Read on to find out how Micromax Canvas Xpress 4G vs Xiaomi Redmi 2 Prime vs Yu Yuphoria compare with each other in terms of specifications and features.

Micromax Canvas Xpress 4G vs Xiaomi Redmi 2 Prime vs Yu Yuphoria

Micromax Canvas Xpress 4G vs Xiaomi Redmi 2 Prime vs Yu Yuphoria Comparison

Device/Features Micromax Canvas Xpress 4G Xiaomi Redmi 2 Prime Yu Yuphoria
Price Rs. 6,599 Rs. 6,999 Rs. 6,999
Display 5-inch HD IPS 4.7-inch HD IPS, AGC Dragontrail Glass protection 5-inch HD IPS, Gorilla Glass 3
Resolution 1280×720 pixels 1280×720 pixels 1280×720 pixels
SoC MediaTek MTK6735P Qualcomm Snapdragon 410 Qualcomm Snapdragon 410
CPU Quad-core 1.0 GHz Quad-core 1.2 GHz Quad-core 1.2 GHz
RAM 2GB 2GB 2GB
Memory 16GB 16GB 16GB
MicroSD Yes Yes – up to 32 GB Yes – up to 32 GB
Battery 2000mAh 2200mAh 2230mAh
Rear Camera 8 MP, Auto Focus, LED Flash 8 MP with LED flash, BSI sensor, f/2.2 aperture and Omnivision sensor 8 MP, Auto Focus, LED Flash
Front Camera 2 MP 2 MP 5 MP
Connectivity Dual SIM, 4G LTE, Wi-Fi and Bluetooth Dual SIM, 4G LTE, Wi-Fi and Bluetooth Dual SIM, 4G LTE, Wi-Fi and Bluetooth
OS Android 5.1 Lollipop Android 4.4 KitKat with MIUI 6 Android 5.0 Lollipop based Cyaonogen OS 12

Processor & RAM

While both Xiaomi Redmi 2 Prime and Yu Yuphoria are powered by a quad-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 410 chipset clocked at 1.2GHz, the Canvas Xpress 4G comes with a 1.0GHz quad-core MediaTek MTK6735P processor. All the three smartphones pack 2GB of RAM.

Operating System

The Canvas Xpress 4G runs Android 5.1 Lollipop. Redmi 2 Prime runs Android 4.4 KitKat wrapped under MIUI 6 and Yuphoria runs Android 5.0 Lollipop based Cyaonogen OS 12.

Display

Micromax Canvas Xpress 4G and Yu Yuphoria feature a 5-inch HD IPS display while Xiaomi Redmi 2 Prime comes with a smaller, 4.7-inch HD IPS display. Screen resolution of all three smartphones is 1280×720 pixels.

Camera

All three smartphones sport an 8 mega pixel auto focus rear camera with LED flash. Canvas Xpress 4G and Redmi 2 Prime sport a 2 mega pixel front snapper whereas the Yuphoria has a 5 mega pixel front camera.

Storage

This department is a tie since all three phones house 16GB of internal memeory which can be expanded via microSD card.

Battery

The Yu Yuphoria is fueled by a larger 2230mAh battery, followed by Redmi 2 Prime with 2200mAh battery and Canvas Xpress 4G with 2000mAh battery.

Connectivity

All three devices offer dual SIM, 4G LTE, Wi-Fi and Bluetooth as connectivity options.

Price

Micromax Canvas Xpress 4G carries the lowest price tag of Rs. 6,599. Other two smartphones, namely Redmi 2 Prime and Yu Yuphoria cost Rs. 6,999.

Verdict

If we ignore the pricing, then Yu Yuphoria has a slight upper hand in specifications. It has a larger battery and  better front facing camera. If we consider price, then apparently the Canvas Xpress 4G is the winner since it is equally capable as its rivals and is available at lower price than the other two smartphones.

Which handset among Micromax Canvas Xpress 4G vs Xiaomi Redmi 2 Prime vs Yu Yuphoria do you think is better? Share your views with us in the comments section below!

Also Read: Xiaomi Redmi 2 Prime vs Yu Yuphoria vs Motorola Moto E 4G (2015) Comparison

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